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Man sought for Subway robbery

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office has named a person of interest in an armed robbery of the Subway restaurant, located in the West View Shopping Center at the northwest corner of the intersection of Highway 5 and Highway 52 in Versailles. According to information released Monday, May 15 by the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, the

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Offices closed for Memorial Day

The following offices will be closed Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day: Morgan County Courthouse, Morgan County Circuit Court, Morgan County Associate Circuit Court, Morgan County Division of Family Services and Senior Services, Division of Employment Security, Stover City Hall, Florence Post Office, Stover Post Office, Morgan County Soil & Water, Morgan County

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City ‘summit’ shifting focus from community center elevator to park

  by R.D. Fish Participants in the third quarterly “summit” meeting Wednesday, May 10, open to all local organizations interested in improving Stover, reviewed progress on the community’s top priority, installing a handicap-accessible lift at the Stover Community Center. Community center Jim Brown, attending on behalf of the Stover Community Betterment Council, said the donation

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Progress on construction plans MCR-I to borrow $3.7 million

The Morgan County R-I school board voted in a Wednesday, May 10 special meeting to borrow $3.7 million in a 15-year note from Fifth Third Bank. The purpose of the agreement is to finance its planned construction of a tornado shelter/gymnasium, school library, and vocational agriculture building. The decision followed a motion by board member

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Road work on BB

Road work is scheduled this week along parts of Route BB in Morgan County. According to a Friday, May 12 bulletin from the Missouri Department of Transportation, bridge maintenance is scheduled this week and through thursday, March 25 on Route BB between Route D and Highway 135 in Morgan County. One lane will be open,

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Food establishment inspections

The Morgan County Health Center conducted food establishment inspections Monday, April 24 to Friday, May 12. Results shown include the critical violations and the number of non-critical violations. The following establishments were inspected: Cyber Cafe, Laurie, Wednesday, April 26, routine inspection, zero critical violations observed, and one non-critical violation observed. Buck Creek Store, Gravois Mills,

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